Hofsjokull
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Hofsjokull Weather Summary:

A dusting of snow giving way to moderate rain (total 17mm) heaviest on Sun afternoon. Mild temperatures (max 5°C on Thu night, min 1°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Fri night, calm by Sat night).

Days 3-6 Hofsjokull Weather Summary:

A dusting of snow. Milder later with heavy rain (total 93mm) on Wed morning. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Sun night, min 2°C on Sun night). Mainly fresh winds.

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
light rain
partially cloudy
light rain
light snow
light rain
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
moderate rain
heavy rain
moderate rain
moderate rain
heavy rain
moderate rain
light rain
light snow
heavy rain
moderate rain
Wind km/h
10 NE10
20 ENE20
25 ENE25
25 N25
30 NNW30
25 N25
10 N10
20 SSW20
30 SW30
25 SW25
15 SSW15
20 SW20
10 WSW10
10 WSW10
20 WSW20
25 SSW25
30 S30
20 SW20
light rain some clouds light rain light snow light rain some clouds clear some clouds mod. rain heavy rain mod. rain mod. rain heavy rain mod. rain light rain light snow heavy rain mod. rain
Rain
Rain mm
3 - 3 3 1 - - - 7 16 9 9 12 10 5 7 17 6
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - -
High °C
5 4 5 3 2 5 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 3 4 3 4 3
Low °C
3 3 4 2 1 4 3 3 4 2 2 4 3 3 4 2 3 3
Chill °C
2 0 1 -3 -4 0 0 -1 -1 -1 -1 0 1 0 0 -2 -1 -2
Freezing level m
1750 1500 1700 1350 1100 1650 1650 1550 1600 1550 1400 1600 1550 1400 1550 1250 1600 1400
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 5:07 - - 5:09 - - 5:13 - - 5:16 - - 5:20 - - 5:22 -
Sunset
- - 9:29 - - 9:25 - - 9:22 - - 9:17 - - 9:15 - - 9:10

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Hofsjokull at the specific elevation of 1000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Hofsjokull. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Iceland.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Akureyri Airport
106 km NNE
27m alt.
1 hour ago
8° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
11
Light winds from the NW
(11 kph at 320).
Low: overcast
Akureyri
107 km NNE
27m alt.
1 hour ago
8.2° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
7
Light winds from the NW
(7 kph at 310).
50 km
Mid: overcast
Selfoss
126 km SSW
101m alt.
2 hours ago
11° C
Dry
13
Light winds from the ENE
(13 kph at 71).
SHIP450
155 km WNW
3m alt.
1 hour ago
Kopavogur
159 km SW
139m alt.
2 hours ago
11° C
Dry
8
Light winds from the ESE
(8 kph at 110).

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Hofsjokull and within an acceptable time window.